New Search

View high resolution image

Image ID:
Call Number:
The good oeconomist's
Related Title:
Good economists
London : Printed for John Bowles, [1745?]
1 print on laid paper : etching ; plate mark 25.8 x 35.8 cm., on sheet 28 x 41 cm.
Title from caption etched below image.
A domestic scene in which a young woman, facing the viewer, sits on the edge of an upholstered chair as she dilligently sews a large damask curtain. Behind her, an elder woman is pulling yarn from a spindle, a basket of yarn at her feet. Two little girls
Form / Genre:
  •  Genre prints - England - 1745.
  • Etchings - England - London - 1745.
  • Also Listed Under:
  •  Bowles, John, 1701-1779, publisher.
  • Link to Orbis Record:
    View record in ORBIS
    Rights statement:
    These images are provided for study purposes only.
    For publication or other use of images from the Library's collection, please contact the Lewis Walpole Library at
    Further details on the Library's photoduplication policy are available at
    The electronic records for some of the objects in the LWL Digital Collections were created from documentation that has not in all cases been reviewed for accuracy or completeness nor does it necessarily reflect current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records, however, is ongoing, and the Library welcomes your comments as it continues to enhance these records. Please also note that not all of the Library's collection is presently searchable online, but the Library has an active program that continues to add new records to the Digital Collections on a regular basis.

    If you have comments or questions regarding the LWL Digital Collection or the about the Library's collections in general, please write to The Lewis Walpole Library.